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Thinking About a New Furnace?

Are you thinking about replacing your existing furnace? With so many options out there, now might be a good time to replace your non-condensing furnaces. High-efficiency furnaces will be required after May 1, 2013 due to updates in regional standards. An exciting thing for consumers is that there may be higher rebates and factory incentive programs on the high-efficiency condensing furnaces next year. Read more. If you have any questions please contact Northwest Energy Systems today at (360) 734-HEAT (4328).

New Business Alert!!!

Peggy, wife of our technician Elmer, has opened a consignment shop featuring formal wear, jewelry, lingerie. She is also a talented seamstress operating out of this new location.
*Creative SEW-lutions* 778-1045.  314 E Holly Ste 104 (Fine Arts Building)

2011 Federal Tax Credits for Consumer Energy Efficiency

The Federal tax credits that were 30% up to $1,500 EXPIRED on December 31, 2010. But we are happy to share that new tax credits were passed, but at lower levels. Summary of changes.

Please note, not all ENERGY STAR qualified products qualify for a tax credit. ENERGY STAR distinguishes energy efficient products which, although they may cost more to purchase than standard models, will pay you back in lower energy bills within a reasonable amount of time, without a tax credit.

What is included:
Tax Credit: 10% of cost up to $500 or a specific amount from $50 – $300
Expires: December 31, 2011
Details:Must be an existing home & your principal residence. New construction and rentals do not qualify.

More tax credit information is available on the EnergyStar web site.